The Northeast Earth Coalition

Edible Landscapes Workshop

Montclair Public Library Bellevue Branch, 07043 185 Bellevue Avenue, Montclair, NJ

ADULT SCHOOL WINTER 2022 CLASSES About the workshop Edible landscaping is a modern version of the World War II Victory Gardens. Combining edible plants, fruits, herbs, and flowers, it creates a space that is both sustainable and beautiful, making your yard a productive source of nutrient-dense, super local, and delicious fruits, vegetables, and herbs. Participants […]

Beginning of Gardening Season, April15th, 2022

Pine Street Community Garden, at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church 94 Pine Street, Montclair, NJ

Spring is here, and we are excited about the 7th gardening season of the NEEC. Our volunteers are very enthusiastic and eager to meet the new challenge of exceeding our 2021 produce record. As in the last two years, we will start working at the 94 Pine Street Community Garden at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel […]

Earth Day Celebration Week, April 16th – April 23rd, 2022

The Northeast Earth Coalition (NEEC) invites you to join its 2022 Earth Day Celebration from April 16-23, 2022, for a week of events on the theme of restoring our planet. This year’s celebration will be a combination of virtual events and small gatherings due to the ongoing COVID crisis. Participants can join from anywhere in […]

Montclair Eco-Fair 2022

St. James Episcopal Church 581 Valley Road, Montclair, NJ

The Montclair Eco-Fair is back! This is a community event that you will want to be part of. The Episcopal Church of St. James is partnering with the NEEC to host this event in their front yard. Join local environmentalists and community activists in an outdoor event with environmental displays. Come and learn about gardening for […]

Passaic Community Garden Opening Ceremony

217-221 3rd Street, Passaic, NJ 07055 217-221 3rd Street, Passaic, NJ

Join us to celebrate the opening of our new Passaic Community Garden at St. Stephen Church in Passaic. The garden is hosted by the Passaic Neighborhood Women's Center. The garden has been operating for over seven years, but the organization moved last year to this new location. Thursday, May 26 at 9:30 am. - Location: […]

New Jersey Sustainability Summit 2022

Bells Works, Holdelm, NJ 101 Crawfords Corner Rd, Holmdel, NJ

The New Jersey Sustainability Summit is a momentous event in our state, drawing change-makers from across the political, private, and public sectors. This exceptional one-day forum spotlights the successes and lessons learned from the people and projects that are helping New Jersey realize a more sustainable future. Our last live Summit's audience ended the day […]

NEEC Community Gardens Tour 2022 – RESCHEDULED

Montclair, NJ 94 Pine Street, Montclair, NJ

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR ANOTHER DATE. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENT THAT THIS SITUATION MAY HAVE CAUSED YOU. Join the Northeast Earth Coalition on Saturday June 26th from 9:30am to noon for a JUNE GARDEN TOUR! Come to learn about the importance of local food, our community work, how to grow your own […]

End of the Harvest 2022 – Day of the Dead Celebration

Guild Room at First Congregational Church 40 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey, 07042

Join us to celebrate our traditional End of the Harvest Celebration. We will celebrate our gardening 2022 achievements and will honor our dedicated volunteers for their incredible community work. We also take advantage of the season to celebrate the Monarch Butterfly migration to Mexico and their ancient connection with Mexican culture and the celebration of […]

Gardening for Pollinators and Songbirds – Free Webinar, NJ Audubon Society

Online Trainings Montclair, NJ

When and where: Wed, January 18, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST Location Online About this event 1 hour Mobile eTicket If you'd like to see more color in your yard and hear more bird songs, join us for this 45-minute presentation on how to create a garden for wildlife in any outdoor space. […]